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Italian firm Eni finds oil in Egypt


May 24th, 2012 - 7:17 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, May 24 (IANS) Italy's largest energy company Eni said Thursday it has made a significant discovery of around 150-250 million barrels of oil in Egypt.The oil reserves have been ... Read more...

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Oz mission showcases “a riot of colour and energy” through Balgo contemporary art


December 16th, 2010 - 5:10 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, Dec. 16 (ANI): The Australian High Commission is proud to present the acclaimed exhibition of contemporary Indigenous Australian art, Balgo: Contemporary Australian Art from the Balgo Hills.A riot ... Read more...

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Ancient bakery discovered in Egyptian Desert


August 26th, 2010 - 1:46 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 26 (ANI): Archaeologists have found the remains of what appears to be an ancient bakery town that existed in Egypt's western desert more than 3,500 years ago.A team of Egyptian ... Read more...

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Supreme Court bans mining in Haryana’s Aravali hills


May 8th, 2009 - 4:56 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, May 8 (ANI): Having cracked the whip on ragging in educational institutions, the Supreme Court on Friday also banned all mining activity in Haryana's Aravali Hills, describing the ongoing ecological ... Read more...

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Pair of tombs dating back to 4,300 years discovered in Egypt


December 24th, 2008 - 2:29 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 24 (ANI): Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a pair of 4,300-year-old tombs that indicate a burial site south of Cairo is bigger than expected.The tombs, found at the ... Read more...

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Archaeologists discover two tombs from Egypts 5th dynasty


December 22nd, 2008 - 2:39 pm ICT by ANI
Cairo, Dec 22 (ANI): An archeological mission of the Egyptian Higher Council of Antiquities (EHCA) has announced the discovery of two rock-cut tombs at Saqqara that date back to Egypts 5th ... Read more...

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Tourists kidnapped in Egypt now in Chad


September 29th, 2008 - 12:37 pm ICT by IANS
Khartoum/Cairo, Sep 29 (DPA) The 11 European tourists and eight Egyptian guides who were kidnapped in Egypt 10 days ago are now in Chad following a shootout between the kidnappers and Sudanese ... Read more...

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Kangaroo bones may solve 5,000 yr old Aussie population explosion mystery


September 26th, 2008 - 1:35 pm ICT by ANI
Canberra, September 26 (ANI): Scientists have said that using kangaroo bones, they could help solve the mystery behind the population explosion of the Aborigines in Australia some 5,000 years ago.Aborigines arrived ... Read more...

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Egyptian Petroleum Minister signs two exploration agreements with Gujarat oil firm


March 22nd, 2008 - 2:49 pm ICT by admin
By Y SolomouNicosia, March 22 (ANI): Egyptian Petroleum Minister Sameh Fahmy has signed two oil and gas exploration agreements with the Gujarat State Petroleum Corporation (GSPC).The agreements were signed for ... Read more...

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Ancient Egyptians may have traveled as far as the fabled Saharan land of Yam


December 28th, 2007 - 4:53 pm ICT by admin
London, Dec 28 (ANI): Explorers have found a relic consisting of hieroglyphic writings from Pharaonic times in the Sahara desert, which suggest that ancient Egyptians might have traveled as far as 650 ... Read more...

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Gas De France acquires stake in block in Western Desert in Egypt


November 18th, 2007 - 11:26 am ICT by admin
By Iaonnis SolomouNicosia, Nov 18 (ANI): Gaz de France, which is a major energy player in Europe, has acquired 45 per cent stake in the Alam El Shawish West licence in Egypt ... Read more...

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Dana Petroleum acquires Devon’s oil and gas operations in Egypt


November 14th, 2007 - 8:07 am ICT by admin
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